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LDN UTD announces noblechairs partnership

London-based esports organisation LDN UTD has secured a partnership with gaming chair brand noblechairs. As LDN UTD’s official gaming chair supplier, noblechairs’ logo will feature across the organisation’s 2022 jersey. In addition, LDN UTD’s Centre of Excellence will be provided with the brand’s chairs. Image credit: LDN UTD / noblechairs RELATED: Blockchain startup Cudos partners […]

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British Esports Association to open National Esports Performance Campus in Sunderland

The British Esports Association (BEA) has revealed its plans to open a National Esports Performance Campus (NEPC) in Sunderland. According to the release, BEA has made a ‘multi-million-pound commitment’ to the city of Sunderland. This has resulted in the acquisition of a retail premises adjacent to the city’s Stadium of Light football stadium.  Image credit: […]

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Guild Esports signs ten-year lease for Guild Academy and HQ

British esports organisation Guild Esports has signed a ten-year lease for its Guild Academy and global HQ. The 9,831 square-foot facility will open in Shoreditch, London in Q2 2022 and will contain a ‘state-of-the-art’ space for Academy members to participate in training programmes. Image credit: Guild Esports RELATED: Guild Esports signs £4.5m partnership with crypto exchange Bitstamp […]

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EXCEL partners with sports fashion retailer JD SPORTS

British esports organisation EXCEL Esports has secured a partnership with UK-based sports fashion retailer JD SPORTS. As a result of the partnership, JD SPORTS branding will be prominently featured across EXCEL’s team jerseys. Image credit: EXCEL / JD Sports RELATED: EXCEL ESPORTS launches community Fortnite tournament In addition, JD SPORTS has also secured exclusive naming […]

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UK Esports Team Committee adds five new organisations

The UK Esports Team Committee (UKETC) has announced the addition of five new organisations — Resolve, FUTWIZ, LDN UTD, Wolves Esports and Method. The organisations are expected to provide additional support that contributes to other committee members’ efforts. Moreover, the new members will look to spearhead committee initiatives. Image credit: UKETC RELATED: EXCEL, Endpoint, Fnatic, […]

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Tundra appoints Evgeniy Roshchupkin as new CEO

London-based esports organisation Tundra has appointed former Red Bull and Gfinity executive Evgeniy Roshchupkin as its new CEO.  According to a release, Roshchupkin will be tasked with further developing the organisation’s esports teams, as well as coordinating Tundra’s roster of content creators and overseeing partnerships.  (ESI Illustration) Image credit: Tundra Esports RELATED: Esports Charts enters […]

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Confetti: Commencing a groundbreaking 2022 for UK collegiate esports

As focus turns to 2022, Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies is looking to make Nottingham an emerging UK centre for esports through its education provision and its esports production facilities.  Confetti, a part of Nottingham Trent University, recently became the first in the UK to launch an Esports Production degree. Moreover, the institute announced plans […]